Andrew Rigney QC
Call 1992 · QC 2010
"incredibly clever...a joy to work with, and a very gifted cross examiner"
Chambers & Partners 2015
Andrew is listed in the International Who's Who of Construction Lawyers and is recognised as a Leading Silk in Chambers Global, Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500.
He has an extensive domestic and international practice which encompasses a wide range of civil and commercial work, in particular large-scale disputes involving complex factual and technical evidence, leading large multi-disciplinary (and often multi-national) teams of lawyers and experts. His areas of expertise include (i) construction and engineering disputes (both in the TCC and in domestic and international arbitration) (ii) insurance and reinsurance (iii) commercial litigation including sale of goods, financial instruments, aviation, product liability, commercial leasing agreements, Brussels Convention/Judgments Regulation and other jurisdictional disputes and (iv) professional indemnity work (in particular engineers, architects, surveyors, solicitors and accountants). He has practised at 2 Crown Office Row/Crown Office Chambers since the completion of his pupillage in 1993, and he took silk in 2010.
He is recognised as a leading Silk in the fields of Construction, Energy, Insurance & Reinsurance, Property Damage, International Arbitration and Professional Negligence and was recently shortlisted by the Legal for the award of Construction and Energy Silk of the Year (2017).